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Multiple tornadoes ripped through parts of the US states, 1 dead

Multiple tornadoes ripped through parts of the US states of Texas and Oklahoma, killing at least one person, United States officials said. Widespread damage were reported in areas near the major cities of Austin and Dallas. An official said a 73-year-old woman died when the tornado hit the community of Sherwood Shores, Texas on Monday […]

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Mother sentenced to 16 months in jail after boyfriend killed her two-year-old son

A woman whose boyfriend killed her son while she was at work has been sentenced to 16 months in jail. Rebecca Hogue, 29, was convicted in November of the first-degree murder of her two-year-old son Ryder, under Oklahoma’s “failure to protect” laws. A jury recommended she be sentenced to life in prison, but a judge […]

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‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic resentenced to 21 years in prison

A federal judge resentenced “Tiger King” Joe Exotic to 21 years in prison on Friday, reducing his punishment by just a year despite pleas from the former zookeeper for leniency as he begins treatment for early-stage cancer. “Please don’t make me die in prison waiting for a chance to be free,” he tearfully told a […]

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Delta Air Lines flight makes emergency landing after passenger assaults flight attendant and air marshal

A Delta Air Lines flight made an emergency landing in Oklahoma City, United States after a passenger allegedly assaulted two people, authorities said. “The passenger assaulted a flight attendant,” CNN quoted Oklahoma City Police Capt. Arthur Gregory. An air marshal on board Flight 324 also allegedly was assaulted while attempting to subdue the passenger, who […]

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Julius Jones: Man on death row for murder he says he didn’t commit requests clemency

The Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board recommended granting clemency to Julius Jones, a man sentenced to death for a murder he says he did not commit. Jones pleaded his case to the board less than three weeks before he’s set to be executed. The board voted 3-1 on Monday to recommend commuting Jones’ sentence to […]

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Oklahoma man steals leg during robbery, police arrest him with leg strapped to head

A man who stole a prosthetic leg from a man was arrested, Tulsa Police Department said. According to the police, the victim stated Kevion Hooks came up to him with a large metal spike, took the victim’s backpack and also took the victim’s prosthetic leg. Hooks also asked the victim the worth of each item […]

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Puppy born with upside down front paws undergoes surgery, learns to walk

Siggi was born an average puppy but also quite unusual. Due to a birth defect, her front paws were upside down. A team at Oklahoma State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine was able to give Siggi a chance at a normal life, after performing corrective surgery to bring the paws into the proper downward position. […]

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Oklahoma woman faces criticism for taking credit for rescuing Afghan girls’ robotics team

A lawyer for the parent organization of the Afghan girls robotics team recently evacuated from Kabul is demanding an Oklahoma woman stop claiming that she’s responsible for their rescue. Attorney Kim Motley, who is also a board member for the Digital Citizen Fund, wrote in a cease-and-desist letter that Allyson Reneau, an entrepreneur and author, […]

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Unruly passenger threatens to take Delta Air Lines flight down, assaults flight attendants

An unruly passenger aboard a Delta Air Lines flight from Los Angeles to Atlanta made an emergency landing at the Oklahoma City airport on Friday, the airline said. Crew members and passengers of Delta Flight 1730 subdued the man after he assaulted two flight attendants and, according to Oklahoma City police, said he was “going to […]

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US federal officials seize 68 big cats from Tiger King couple

US federal officials seized 68 big cats from Jeff and Lauren Lowe, stars of the hit Netflix show Tiger King. On Thursday, the US Justice Department announced they had confiscated the exotic animals from the couple’s Tiger King Park in Oklahoma. Officials have inspected the zoo three times since December 2020 and have issued multiple […]

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Oklahoma man cooks victim’s heart with potatoes, served it to other victims before killing them

A man accused of triple murder in the US state of Oklahoma sliced one victim’s heart from her body and cooked it with potatoes to serve to other victims before attacking them. The suspect, Lawrence Paul Anderson, 42, allegedly removed the organ from the body of a neighbour he had stabbed to death, according to […]

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Woman sues man who shot her four times for removing Nazi flags from his home

A woman in Oklahoma is suing an Air Force veteran for ‘reckless disregard’ and ‘negligence’ after he fired shots when she removed Nazi flags from his home. Kyndal McVey who was 26 at the time of the incident is now suing 45-year-old Alexander Feaster for USD $75,000 citing medical expenses, the pain and suffering he […]